Associate Professor Paul Lawrie will advise the LA&PS Office of the Dean on questions related to race and equity, anti-Black racism and Black inclusion as part of the Faculty’s continuing work to address anti-Black racism.
Faculty of Environmental & Urban Change Professor L. Anders Sandberg has taken an unusual step to install a commemorative bench on York University’s Keele Campus as a way to highlight the important role of citizen-taxpayers in society.
Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies sociology Professor Emeritus Gordon Darroch, born in Calgary in 1940, died peacefully in the company of his family at Kensington Hospice in Toronto on Aug. 3.
Missed an issue of YFile?
York In The Media
See a collection of York University mentions in the media on the York in the Media page. (Please note that some links may require readers to have a subscription.)
Submit a story to YFile
AWARDS & RECOGNITION
Rui Wang, dean of York University’s Faculty of Science, has been named one of the Top 25 Canadian Immigrants of 2022.
A team of York University students placed in the top three in the STEM Fellowship Inter-University Big Data Challenge, an inquiry-driven experiential learning program focused on data science skills.
A $1.65-million award means Lassonde School of Engineering can offer students access to state-of-the-art facilities through the York Microfabrication Facility, which will serve as the base for more than 70 students to be trained through the CREATE-Microsystems Technologies and Application (CREATE-MTA) Program.
Explore by category
Search YFile’s complete archives
August 17, 2022
August 18, 2022
York in Focus
The 2023 Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings reinforce York University’s role as a leading North American public university with a global reach to right the future.